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BLACKBERRY CLAFOUTIS

BAKING / DESSERT / FORAGED / FRUIT / PUDDING / SWEET / THREE WAYS WITH / AUTUMN

Clafoutis is one of those wonderfully versatile, yet thoroughly rewarding dishes that can be adapted as the seasons change and new seasonal berries and fruit come into their prime. At this time of year, blackberries offer a wonderful addition to the delicate batter and create an end result that is both vibrant in colour and […]

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FORAGED

SEARED LOIN OF VENISON WITH PICKLED BLACKBERRIES, BEETROOT AND CREAMED CABBAGE

FORAGED / FRUIT / HEALTHY / MAIN DISH / MEAT & GAME / THREE WAYS WITH / VEGETABLES / AUTUMN

Blackberries and venison tend to come into season at roughly the same time and in its wonderful way, nature has ensured that they are a delicious match. This recipe is a relatively quick one and combines the rich flavour of venison, tart pickled blackberries, earthy beetroot and salty, creamy cabbage just perfectly For more delicious […]

BLACKBERRY SHRUB

DRINKS / FORAGED / FRUIT / HEALTHY / THREE WAYS WITH / AUTUMN

Sometimes termed a ‘drinking vinegar’ a shrub is typically made with equal parts sugar, vinegar and fruit. Once well infused and full of flavour, it makes for the most delicious, non-alcoholic drink when diluted with sparkling water and lots of ice. We make ours with organic apple cider vinegar meaning that a well-made blackberry shrub […]

BLACKBERRY CLAFOUTIS

BAKING / DESSERT / FORAGED / FRUIT / PUDDING / SWEET / THREE WAYS WITH / AUTUMN

Clafoutis is one of those wonderfully versatile, yet thoroughly rewarding dishes that can be adapted as the seasons change and new seasonal berries and fruit come into their prime. At this time of year, blackberries offer a wonderful addition to the delicate batter and create an end result that is both vibrant in colour and […]

COLD BREW ICED TEA

DRINKS / FORAGED / FRUIT / HEALTHY / AUTUMN / SUMMER

Over the years on our journey with tea, we have discovered that cold infusions are a staple for many in Asian cultures – an everyday infusion that is carried everywhere to maintain hydration. In Western cultures we tend to think of iced tea as a very sweet indulgence reserved for the summer months, but a […]

WILD RICE, RED CABBAGE, APPLE AND TOASTED COBNUTS SALAD

FORAGED / HEALTHY / SALADS & SIDES / VEGETABLES / AUTUMN

From mid to late August through to September, we can gather cobnuts, the cultivated version of wild hazelnuts, from the trees around the farm – you have to be quick, though, to beat the squirrels. In season you should be able to find the nuts in shops, greengrocers and markets. If you can’t find cobnuts, […]

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Jersey Royals & Wild Garlic with a poached egg

FORAGED / MAIN DISH / SPRING

Nowhere else offers the unique experience of gathering your own organic ingredients fresh from the fields as we do at the Cookery School at Daylesford. All our Cookery School tutors are passionate about foraging; we are constantly inspired by our surroundings and guided by the natural rhythm of the seasons. Our courses usually begin with […]